Corrections recently conducted a routine site visit to check on the quality of housing and treatment of the 48 Virgin Islands inmates housed in four prisons in Virginia.
Two Zoom forums will launch a program to help small businesses grow and new businesses get off the ground through a Personal Care Attendant (PCA) In-home Services program.
The Department of Human Services Medicaid Division is set to host two Virtual Zoom forum sessions this week and next announcing the launch of a program to help small businesses grow and new businesses get off the ground through a Personal Care Attendant In-home Services program.
According to the V.I. Office of Disaster Recovery, the funds obligated by the Federal Emergency Management Agency through the Public Assistance Program are earmarked to execute eleven projects, nine on St. Croix and two on St. Thomas.
Twenty-six employees of the Production Operations Department at St. Croix's Randolph Harley Power Plant received awards from the Safety Department Monday morning in recognition of their efforts to reduce job injury incidents.
To celebrate Earth Day this year, the University of the Virgin Islands and its partners will co-host a series of webinars and community conversations.
The V.I. Department of Human Services announced Monday the pending approval of the state plan DHS submitted to the federal Food & Nutrition Service Agency for a third round of food assistance through the Pandemic Electronic Benefits Transfer.
“I want to thank the Biden administration and CDC Director Rochelle Walensky for acting swiftly to deliver this great news for the Virgin Islands and for all the U.S. jurisdictions that rely on tourism as a foundation of their economy,” said Gov. Bryan.
Although previously planned, Tuesday’s meeting followed a recent gas flaring event from the refinery that prompted the closure of several schools in the vicinity of the refinery and triggered complaints from residents living in the surrounding areas.
Claimants that are eligible for weeks prior to the May 1 will continue to be paid benefits.